Varun Dhall

enthusiast

developer, engineer and geek.

Hello, I am Varun

I'm a Computer Science and Engineering graduate who is passionate about technology and in solving interesting problems. I always look forward for new ventures and experiences that can make a positive difference in people's lives.

CONTACT DETAILS

  • Varun Dhall
  • Bengaluru, India
  • varun.vd1994 at gmail dot com

What I have Done so far

All things are difficult before they are easy.

Google Summer of Code 2017

Developed open source software with the sponsorship of Google Inc. Replaced EditEngine binary clipboard with ODF filter, modified clipboard code for applications like Draw, Impress, Calc on different platforms. More details available on Google Summer of Code Archive

Google Summer of Code 2015

Spent the summer of 2015 hacking into LibreOffice. Worked as a student developer, developing open source software with the sponsorship of Google Inc. It was a great experience to dive deep into the open source world. More details available on Google Summer of Code Archive

Hindi Sahayak

WinForm App to provide a virtual solution that can help the primary level students to gain a command of Hindi language by the usage of technology in an interactive way. Features of the application include an on-screen Hindi keyboard, voice recording and playback and multiple language keyboards. Click to download

Speak Out

Speak Out provides you a virtual platform for nourishing your speaking skills. This application allows the user to monitor his performance by recording Video sessions of their speaking and sharing it with their mentors. This app is available on Windows Store for Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 devices.

My Strengths

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

85%
Software Development
70%
Cloud
75%
Software Testing
70%
Sport Programming
85%
Windows APP Dev

My Resume

Success is simple. Do what's right, the right way, at the right time.

Work Experience

2017 - Now

Software Engineer - Fivetran - Bengaluru India

Developing new integrations for the ETL pipeline and solving interesting problems.

2017

Developer - Google Summer of Code - LibreOffice

Replace EditEngine binary clipboard with ODF filter

    Developed open source software for LibreOffice with the sponsorship of Google Inc. Replaced EditEngine binary clipboard with ODF filter, modified cross-platform clipboard code for applications like Draw, Impress, Calc, added new comprehensive unit tests and removed old SfxItemPool binary serialisation code.

    Skills/Technologies: C, C++, Git, Gdb, Linux, Bash, Cygwin, Windows, Gerrit, Visual Studio

    More details available on Google Summer of Code Archive

2016

Software Developer Intern - PaperToStone - Bengaluru INDIA

Intelligent Bots to Manage Google AdWords Accounts

    Created intelligent bots which increase day-on-day conversions while optimising CPL & CTR for Google AdWords campaigns by adjusting their CPC bids on the basis of performance scores obtained from scoring algorithms and regression analysis.

    Skills/Technologies used: Python, Google AdWords / Analytics / Sheets API, AWS EC2 / SES / RDS and Machine Learning

2015

Developer - Google Summer of Code - LibreOffice

More and Better Tests

    Developed open source software for LibreOffice with the sponsorship of Google Inc. Added more and better unit tests in C++, ported old Java units and deprecated APIs, refactored unit tests and increased the code coverage of UNO core files.

    Skills/Technologies: C, C++, Java, UNO-API, LCOV, Git, Gdb, Linux, Bash scripting, Gerrit

    More details available on Google Summer of Code Archive

My Education

2013 - 2017

Bachelors of Technology, DIT University, India

Completed Bachelors of Technology with major in Computer Science and Engineering



Skills & Expertise

A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.

80%

C

90%

C++

85%

JAVA

80%

Python

75%

HTML

75%

CSS

75%

JavaScript

80%

Relational Database

85%

Linux & Bash

85%

GIT

75%

AWS

80%

Microsoft Azure




Knowledge

Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.

ALGORITHMS

80%

SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

85%

SOFTWARE TESTING

80%

DATA STRUCTURES

85%

WEB DEVELOPMENT

75%

AUTOMATION

80%

Contact Me

Varun Dhall

me @ varundhall.com